En svartvit stumfilm om Robinson Kruse från 1927 av regissören M.A. Wethrell. Svensk text. Filmen är öppet innehåll och får fritt användas icke-kommersiellt. A black and white movie från 1927 with Swedish text. favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topic: robinson,kruse,crosoe
Taken from IMDB : A misguided scientist enables an alien from Venus named Zontar to come to earth in order to help solve man's problems. However, Zontar has other ideas, like disabling the power supply of the entire world and taking possession of important officials with mind control devices. favoritefavoritefavorite ( 4 reviews )
AKA Born to the West John Wayne plays the role of Dare Rudd, a drifter who gambles his money away and just can't seem to settle down until he goes back to his relative, Tom Fillmore (Johnny Mack Brown) who owns a great deal of cattle and runs the bank in town. Tom knows that Dare has a bad reputation but he gives him a chance and offers him a job to cook for his cattlemen. Tom has a girlfriend named Judy Rustoe, (Marsha Hunt) and Dare soon becomes very interested in her and they both start... favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews ) Topics: Romance, Western, John Wayne
Some unrelated scenes combined into a short film, probably to demonstrate the "Cinecolor" process. One scene depicts "The Marx Brothers" during shooting of what seems to be "Animal crackers". This title isn't to be found in "Catalog of Copyright Entries - Motion Pictures 1912-1939, LOC, 1951", so I'm confident it is Public Domain. Opening Title: Stanley Distributing Corporation (Ira H. Simmons, President) presents "Wonderland of California".... favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 7 reviews ) Topics: California, Marx Brothers, Cinecolor, short, Local colour, short, documentary
Becky Sharp released in 1935 and based on the play of the same name by Langdon Mitchell, which in turn is based on the William Makepeace Thackeray's novel "Vanity Fair". It tells the story of a lower-class girl who insinuates herself into an upper class family, only to see her life and the lives of those around her destroyed. The ruthless, self-willed and beautiful Becky is one of the most famous characters in English literature. After the tremendous success of the short La Cucaracha... favoritefavoritefavorite ( 9 reviews ) Topic: Drama
http://imdb.com/title/tt0041368/ Thelma Jordon (Barbara Stanwyck), late one night, shows up in the office of married Assistant DA Cleve Marshall (Wendell Corey). Before Cleve can stop himself, he and Thelma are involved in an illicit affair. But Thelma is a mysterious woman, and Cleve can't help wondering if she is hiding something. Thelma has a plan up her sleeve that will ruin Corey if his love for her and his own weakness win out. Thelma has a heart and a conscience. She comes to love Cleve,... favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 7 reviews ) Topics: Crime, mystery, Barbara Stanwyck
Sixteen year old Robbins Barstow, an Amateur Cinema League member and a fan of Johnny Weissmuller's Tarzan movies, rounded up his siblings and friends and led them into the wilds of Granby, Connecticut for this epic tale of a journey into Edgar Rice Burroughs' Africa. Also available with commentary by the filmmaker on the DVD "Living Room Cinema: Films From Home Movie Day, Vol. I". favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 11 reviews ) Topics: home movie, Barstow Travel Adventure.
The only colour film Bela Lugosi starred in. He also had an uncredited minor role in another colour film, of which only black and white copies survive. The film starts with a woman lying on a mortuary slab awaiting her autopsy, and she then narrates how she got there. You can find more information regarding this film on its IMDb page . favoritefavoritefavorite ( 12 reviews ) Topics: Bela Lugosi, Horror, Mystery, 1940s
The Commodore 64 was the first computer for many families. This program looks at what you can do with the famous C-64. Demonstrations include The Wine Steward, Skate or Die, Strike Fleet, the Koala Pad, Master Composer, Tetris, and Berkeley Software's GEOS. Includes a visit to a Commodore Owners Users Group meeting and an interview with Max Toy, president of Commodore. Originally broadcast in 1988. Copyright 1988 Stewart Cheifet Productions. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 12 reviews ) Topics: commodore, C-64, GEOS
Somewhat correct drama on last months of Stalins rule and life. favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 9 reviews ) Topics: Melvyn Douglas, Eli Wallach, Thomas Gomez, classic tv, live dramatic anthology, malenkov, beria,...
A widower remarries and the couple move into the house he shared with his previous wife. Only the ghost of the last wife might still be hanging around. Find out more about this film on it's IMDB page . favoritefavoritefavorite ( 21 reviews ) Topic: horror
A team of astronauts crashes on the surface of Venus. Accompanied by their robot, they explore the surface and end up destroying the Venusian God. This film is also known as "The Gill Women" and "The Gill Women of Venus". This film began life as a Soviet-produced work. An American producer then added some new footage and changed the credits to hide the film's Soviet origin. The original film, "Planeta Bur", is also known as "Cosmonauts on Venus",... favoritefavoritefavorite ( 20 reviews ) Topics: 1960s, Soviet, space, pdmovies
Produced by the Highway Safety Foundation in 1964, this shocking film deals with a subject quite taboo for its time. The short serves as a dramatized warning, ending with graphic case studies. Unlike the driver's education films produced by the same company, this film was apparently issued for only a short time before being withdrawn. **CONTENT ADVISORY: Crime scene footage at end will upset some people** favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 70 reviews ) Topics: educational, social issues, criminal
Atomic tests at the Nevada Proving Grounds (later the Nevada Test Site) show effects on well-kept homes, homes filled with trash and combustibles, and homes painted with reflective white paint. Asserts that cleanliness is an essential part of civil defense preparedness and that it increased survivability. Selected for the 2002 National Film Registry of "artistically, culturally, and socially significant" films. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 48 reviews ) Topics: Atomic-nuclear: Civil defense, Cold War, Waste disposal